Matt Evans

Matt Evans
Titles
  • Professor
Departments
  • Physics + Astronomy
Contact
Office Locations
  •  Using and Teaching with Self-Paced Polling, i>clicker Feature and Teacher Webinar, Apr 18 2013
  • Incorporating an IR Camera Into Your Science Classroom, Wisconsin Society of Science Teachers, Wausau, WI, March 14th, 2013
  • Teaching with Clickers in Small Classes, i>clicker Feature and Teacher Webinar February 13th, 2013
  • Using and Teaching with Self-Paced Polling, with Steven Harper-Ray, i>clicker Feature and Teacher Webinar, November 7, 2012
  • Emerging Technologies in Physics Education, Wisconsin Association of Physics Teachers, Platteville, WI October 27th, 2012
  • Using and Teaching with Self-Paced Polling with Steven Harper-Ray, i>clicker, Clickers 2012, Chicago, IL, October 26, 2012, Invited Talk
  • Confronting Misconceptions in Physics/Physical Science, Wisconsin Society of Science Teachers, Madison WI, March 8th, 2012
  • Introducing First Year Students to Research; The Recruitment and Retention of High Performing Students through the Blugold Fellowship, 31st Annual Conference on The First-Year Experience, San Antonio, TX, February 19th, 2012
  • Moving from Multiple Choice to Alphanumeric Clickers, American Association of Physics Teachers 2012, Ontario, CA, February 6th, 2012 Covered by a national science education blogger.
  • Writing Effective Science Clicker Questions, i>clicker Feature and Teacher Webinar, July 27th, 2011
  • The Evolution of Clickers (and a Teacher Who Uses Them) Clickers 2011, Houston, TX, June 2nd, 2011, Invited Talk
  • i>clicker2 Elevate your clicker questions, Clickers 2011 June 2nd, 2011 , Houston, TX. Invited Talk
  • Strategies for Successful Clicker Implementation and Growth, with Cindy Albert, UWEC, i>clicker Feature and Teacher Webinar, April 7, 2011
  • Learn Advanced Techniques for Teaching with Clickers, i>clicker Feature and Teacher Webinar, March 22, 2011
  • Using Comics to Promote Thinking in Science, with Gary Baier, Green Bay Preble High School, Green Bay, WI, Wisconsin Society of Science Teachers, Wisconsin Dells, WI, March 18th, 2011 The Physics Teacher -- February 2013 -- Volume 51, Issue 2, pp. 122
  • Best Practices, Tips and Tricks when Using Advanced Clicker Functionality, i>clicker Feature and Teacher Webinar, January 19th 2011
  • Fifteen Years of Service Learning at UWEC, American Association of Physics Teachers, Jacksonville, FL, January 10th, 2011. Invited Talk
  • Read a good textbook lately? A new way to get your students to come prepared for class, Wisconsin Association of Physics Teachers, River Falls, WI, October 29th, 2010

Research and Creative Activities
  • Teaching with technology, including online homework and student response systems
Education
  • Ph.D., University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee (Physics)
  • M.S., University of Minnesota - Duluth (Physics)
  • B.S., University of Minnesota - Twin Cities (Physics)